Craft, Crochet, Eco craft, Eco friendly, Green crafts, Natural Living, Recycling, Sustainability, yarn, Zero Waste

Why I use Recycled Yarn

It's recycling week, so I thought it poignant to write a post about why I use recycled yarn. Recycled yarn may mean a number of different things to different people but when I refer to it, generally I'm talking about new yarns that are manufactured from recycled materials. I started using recycled yarns a few… Continue reading Why I use Recycled Yarn

Craft, Crochet, Eco craft, Eco friendly, Green crafts, knitting, Recycling, Sustainability, Zero Waste

10 Ways to More Eco Friendly Crochet or Knitting

Want to be a 'greener' crocheter or knitter? It's easier than you think. Here's my top 10 tips to help you be more ecofriendly.

Crochet, Crochet patterns, Eco friendly, Free crochet patterns, Recycling, Zero Waste

Best Nine 2018

And just like that it's the end of the year!!! Does anyone else feel the 2nd half of the year went in a flash? What happened to October, I blinked and it was gone! But that said, I did make rather a lot this year and so this post is all about my favourites and… Continue reading Best Nine 2018

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AWOL Blogger

Humble apologies, I've neglected Blogland an awful lot lately, so ... a wee catch up is in order. I'm really not good at juggling blogging along with keeping up with social media and ... making things and ... running a house with 3 easily bored young boys! Something always has to give and I'm sorry… Continue reading AWOL Blogger

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Bread Bag Plarn

Bread bags make really great Plarn and it's so easy I promise. You'll be plarning all your bags, thin carrier bags, toilet roll bags and bread bags. This loop method works well for all of these. It doesn't suit thicker plastics like the "bags for life" (pah who are they kidding!) though. Try the spiral… Continue reading Bread Bag Plarn